Physical Therapy

Use this guide as a starting point for your research in the area of physical therapy as well as topics in general health, physiology and kinesiology.

Physical Therapy: Professionals and Patients Together on the Road to Recovery

Welcome to your Physical Therapy Research Guide

This guide was created to help PTA students incorporate research into their nursing practice by honing skills in evaluating sources, developing a research topic, finding evidence-based information, citing sources and presenting projects.  It includes research tools from the main Green River College Holman Library Website that are most useful to PTA  students.

How to Use this Guide:

  • Option A: Navigate the guide by using the assignments and video tutorials on this page

  • Option B: Navigate by starting at the top tab and clicking each tab in succession. The guide is structured to walk you through the steps and skills needed for a typical research process.

  • Option C: Click on specific tabs to locate the targeted info and research tools that you need

Photo credit: Outpatient Physical Therapy

Photo credit: A young cerebral palsy client having physical therapy to improve her mobility.